Ventura County Astronomical Society hosts guest speaker Trina Ray of JPL. She’ll give the fascinating talk “Mysterious Titan: Exploring Saturn’s Largest Moon.” A Power Point with spectacular photos from the Cassini Orbiter will accompany her talk. This meeting is free and open to the public.  For more information and directions go to or call 805-520-9666 24 […]

8:00 to 10 pm at the Moorpark College Observatory, physician 7075 Campus Road, Ventura County Astronomical Society hosts a Public Star Party Saturday, May 31st.  The evening begins with a PowerPoint showing the stars, planets, and other amazing celestial objects visible that night.  Afterward view these objects through several VCAS club-member’s telescopes set up to […]

Friday, decease July 18, 2014 7:15 pm where: The FORUM at Moorpark College, 7075 Campus Road what: From Buck Rogers to Big Bucks The Philosophy, Psychology and Law of Space. The Ventura County Astronomical Society (VCAS) will hold its monthly membership meeting with guest speaker Dr. Bernard Luskin, President of Moorpark College and Michael Singer, […]

Saturday, erectile July 19, 2014 8:30 pm – 10:30 pm where: Moorpark College Observatory, 7075 Campus Road what: Ventura County Astronomical Society hosts a Public Star party each month. The evening begins at the amphitheater with the slide show “Enjoying the Spring Night Sky.” Then view these celestial objects on the observation deck through several […]

  Ventura County Astronomical Society       Friday, June 15, 7:15 – 9:00 pm. “Learning to Love our new Galaxy: Milk-omeda.” Dr. Jeff Rich of Caltech will show us in vivid detail what will happen when Andromeda and our Milky-Way collide in 2-million years.  Call it Milk-omeda, it’s a match made in heaven; literally.  For […]

Ventura County Astronomical Society       Sat. July 21, 7:30 – 10:30 p.m. “Open House and Family Star Party” at the Moorpark College Observatory. Bring your family, questions about the night sky and your telescopes if you have them. For ages 6 and up Scouts of all ages are encouraged to attend. Free admission and parking. 7075 Campus Rd. VCAS.ORG Sat 21 July Open House […]

Ventura County Astronomical Society       Sat. August 11, 8:30 – 10:30 p.m. “Perseid Meteor Shower Family Star Party” at the Moorpark College Observatory. A PowerPoint on Meteors starts the night then the fun begins. Bring a lawn chair if you have one and hopefully we’ll see some meteors. For ages 6 and up. Free admission and parking. 7075 Campus Rd.  […]

Ventura County Astronomical Society       August 17th (3rd Friday), 7:15-9 pm “Could Cosmic Rays Destroy the Earth?” Dr. Ralph Bird of UCLA will show us the sources of High Energy Cosmic Rays in our own Galaxy.  Moorpark College Forum, 7075 Campus Road, Moorpark.  For ages 6 and up.  Free parking and admission. _ _ _ _ _ PSA for VCAS […]